Lovely 4 Bed home swap in Cockermouth, England

Our home is a beautifully restored semi detached cattle barn from the 19th century, situated in the village of Gilcrux on the edge of the Lake District.
Its an "upside down house" with original features, a large open plan living space on the 1st floor and 2 double/2 single bedrooms downstairs.
Outside is a large garden with fruit trees and decking over a shallow brook. It's also home to our 3 chickens so plenty of fresh eggs for breakfast! A further enclosed garden with trampoline which is safe for children and parking for 4 cars.

We have plenty of kids toys, a Wii, Sky TV, DVD player.

Gilcrux has 2 family friendly pubs, a small shop and a trout farm.

Cockermouth 10mins, Keswick 20mins, Ambleside/Windermere 45mins and the coast 20mins.

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange
  • Weekend Exchange

Conditions of home exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • No pets allowed
  • Children welcome

Cockermouth (HE25243)

Cumbria,   England

  • 4 bed   (sleeps 6) 2.5 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Cornwall
  • Devon
  • Dorset for July/Aug 2011 or weekend breaks anywhere

Dates available

July 2011 - August 2011
January 2011 - December 2011

Swap duration: 1 - 2 weeks


Meet the member

Adults: 2      Children: 1

Membership expiry date: 09 Feb 2012